About Information Technology(Information Systems Concentration)
The Information Technology (IT) curriculum prepares graduates for employment in the technology sector as designers, testers, support technicians, system administrators, developers, or programmers who use computer software and\or hardware to design, process, implement and manage information systems in specialties such as database services, security, business intelligence, healthcare informatics and others depending on the technical path selected within this curriculum.
Course work includes development of a student’s ability to create, store, communicate, exchange and use information to solve technical issues related to information support and services, interactive media, network systems, programming and software development, information security and other emerging technologies based on the selected area of study.
Information Systems core courses provide experience in the following:
- C++ Programming
- Hardware Installation/Maintenance
- HTML 5
- Java Programming
- Linux Operating System
- Microsoft Access
- PHP Programming
- Social Media
- Windows Server
About Our Curriculum
Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to design and manage information. The program will incorporate the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams.
Career Information from the Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the United States Department of Labor:
Program Major Code
|Information Systems-Associate Degree
|Information Systems-Certificate (Basic)
|Information Systems-Certificate (Basic) / Pathway
|Information Systems-Certificate (Advanced)
|Related classes and additional information can be found in the MTCC Catalog.